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Gouger Street, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Full of flavour and inexpensive

Here we were a group of four hungry guests looking for some good tasty food which didn't burn a hole in our pocket. Well we found what we were looking for at this informal restaurant. They were very busy and the service was okay but they could have done with one more staff member. Once our order... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
Bill v
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Adelaide, Australia
Good for:
  • Late Night
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Adelaide, Australia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

Here we were a group of four hungry guests looking for some good tasty food which didn't burn a hole in our pocket. Well we found what we were looking for at this informal restaurant. They were very busy and the service was okay but they could have done with one more staff member. Once our order was taken the... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

Went for dinner with friends, the food was awesome with service to match. We had 4 entrees, 4 main meals, rice and 1 drink each, $68 per couple, great value. I have never had kangaroo in an Asian restaurant before, it was delicious, in the selection of entrees we had, shallot rolls they were absolutely delicious. Would highly recommend this... More 

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Strathalbyn, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We weren't going out for any particular reason, but stumbled into East Taste and were treated to good valued food and good service. The menu is not overly expansive as a lot of Eastern cuisine places can do, so selection of our food was simplified. The food followed the order quite promptly and it was a fresh and tasty as... More 

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Alice Springs, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

What an awesome place came in tonight on way home from work at midnight the wife and I ordered some specials and the very affable and nice man serving us made recommendations to change certain items to create a better fusion!! He was 100% right so nice to get good service and not feel rushed to do anything! Thoroughly recommend... More 

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South Australia, Australia
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32 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

Huge plates of food at great places are served quickly with a friendly smile. Service is attentive and the special chicken chilli was really good. Would recommend for families and friends and hungry people.

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Mile End, Australia
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5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great food and good value for money! Salt & pepper eggplant is a must for the vego's , Shallot cakes are great!! Most of the food we had was very nice with heaps on the menu, vego's & meat lovers.

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Adelaide, Australia
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31 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We get a trip from McFuzzlebutt's Manchen (blog) that this was a great place for a late dinner and headed there after a late sporting match. Service was lovely and friendly, food came quickly and was very tasty. The duck was awesome!

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Adelaide
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198 reviews 198 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
234 helpful votes 234 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Been here many times now, and the one thing you can say about East Taste is that they are consistent. Good food each and every time we've been, and one of the few on Gouger St to stay open well into the night. Their shallot cakes are always excellent as an entree' as is their tea smoked duck for mains,... More 

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Corsham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Was recommended to us by hotel receptionist after we had arrived too late for hotel restaurant. It was past 11pm when we arrived at East Taste but were welcomed warmly. Highly recommend the black peppered kangaroo fillet. Arrived on a sizzling skillet pan, billowing steam and fragrant smell. Very, very tasty indeed.

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Adelaide, Australia
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146 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I haven't eaten here for a while, but the food here is really good. 5 of us ate here, including 1 vegetarian & loved it. They also offer BYO at about $10 per bottle. Michael the owner is a very good host & is more than happy to choose some dishes for you, which is what we usually do.

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  • Address: Gouger Street, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide

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